Man is charged with murder for shooting death near Fair Grove
Prosecutors charged Carlton Wallace, 37, with second-degree murder and armed criminal action on Tuesday afternoon. He is accused of shooting a 26-year-old woman in the head on Monday.
The shooting happened at their home southwest of Fair Grove, which is owned by Wallace's mother, Esther Wallace. We do not yet know the exact relationship between Carlton Wallace and the shooting victim. Court records show Wallace ...
Ozarks native takes stage as part of 'Wicked' cast
Broadway smash 'Wicked' has now moved from the Emerald City to the Queen City for a two week run. Playing the green witch's father and other roles is Marshfield, Missouri, native Wayne Schroder.
"I think most of us know what it feels like to be different," Wayne Schroder said.
"It's an examination of good and evil and what we call good and evil and how complex that ...
Below normal temperatures with a nice warm-up in store
Highs today in the low 30s. ...
Mother pleads guilty in child malnourishment case
A mother from Springfield whose daughter was found malnourished in the fall of 2014 avoided a bench trial with a guilty plea on Tuesday. Her boyfriend, Dustin Richard, is still awaiting a ruling on whether he's guilty.
Kaylah Hill was charged with child abuse because prosecutors believed the 4-year-old girl was malnourished over a long period. According to the probable cause statement, medical staff at a ...
Welfare verification wins initial approval in Missouri House
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Legislation requiring a private company to scrutinize Missouri's welfare rolls has won initial approval in the House.
Under the bill endorsed Tuesday, the state would hire a company to check people's eligibility for programs such as food stamps. The company would flag cases for state employees to investigate.
Bill sponsor Rep. Marsha Haefner said the proposal could save more than $20 million ...
Public safety meeting is tonight in Sparta
Christian County Sheriff Brad Cole and officers from the neighborhood watch task force will give a presentation at an event sponsored by the Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, Feb. 9, at 7 at HOPE of Sparta Church Fellowship Hall (200 North Avenue, Sparta, Mo 65753)
The officers will give advice on protecting your family, home and business from becoming a victim of crime. Sparta ...